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by ian.mcdougall
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
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Re: Word Association

BoJo
by ian.mcdougall
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: valve cotters
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: valve cotters

Hi Thanks for asking. Yes put grease on screwdriver tip to replace cotters, its harder to fit the first cotter then swing around the back and fit second,the first screwdriver had slight magnetism which meant the cotter would not leave screwdriver tip so had to find another. I bought original type sp...
by ian.mcdougall
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:27 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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by ian.mcdougall
Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:04 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Morris parts book
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: Morris parts book

Thanks philthehill
Yes that's the one, but I only need the first page as in the one in the pic for my copy
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Morris parts book
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Morris parts book

Hi can anyone scan the first page of the parts book for me ,so i can print one up
Like this
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Thanks
by ian.mcdougall
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Tappet screws
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Re: Tappet screws

@ Murrayminor
Sorry they are for overhead valve not side valve engine, actually a bolt.
@ Rob Thomas
Thread size is 8 x 1.0 metric so yes could find bolts have them flattened and made thinner, but what hardening (hardened and tempered or case hardened)
does anyone know
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Tappet screws
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Tappet screws

Hi all Does any one know if new tappet screws/bolts can be bought new . The reason i ask is i was doing the tappet gaps after a de-coke as well as grinding the valves and seats, i was having difficulty getting a gap even though i could move the follower up and down, so took out the valve and spring ...
by ian.mcdougall
Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:33 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Views: 761965

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DEAD
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:31 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Views: 761965

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stiff
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: freeing seized studs
Replies: 6
Views: 250

Re: freeing seized studs

Used stud extractor set that you use with a socket and it snapped the exhaust stud and as you say studs are ruined but have new set. Having a night off tonight back at it tomorrow, oh got the drain plugs from Moss, a bit dear, but thems the breaks. Using wurth penetrating oil for a long time found i...
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: freeing seized studs
Replies: 6
Views: 250

Re: freeing seized studs

Hi Phil Cylinder head studs all done, one broke, one loose, one had been a problem in the past and someone had a step stud made and the block was bored and tapped to a larger size but not tapped straight and then stud bent so the head could be fitted, so i had to find a bolt the right thread (not ta...
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: freeing seized studs
Replies: 6
Views: 250

freeing seized studs

Hi all HELP!!!! Does anyone have a surefire way to remove seized studs from the block .I am fed up snapping studs in the block and having to drill and try to remove studs or heli-coil some studs in my block. Heat? .Hammer on end of stud?. Hammer on side of stud?. Releasing fluid?. Any ideas. I am tr...
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: holes for semaphores
Replies: 11
Views: 481

Re: holes for semaphores

More years ago than i care to remember when i was working in my fathers garage in school break, i was given the job of removing the trafficators and fitting plates with screws and nuts over the holes so that modern indicators could be fitted. I have no idea if the plates were a accessory item from M...
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Sump gasket
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Re: Sump gasket

Thanks Alan
Does any one know where i can get sump plug and is it the same as the same as gearbox plug
by ian.mcdougall
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Sump gasket
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Sump gasket

Hi all
Is it necessary to soak cork seals and the rope (?) seals in oil before fitting on side valve sump
Ian
by ian.mcdougall
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
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brake
by ian.mcdougall
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:19 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Cheers
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: series MM inner front panel
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: series MM inner front panel

Hi Rob
Certainly looks like its forward at bottom the same as later cars just with a different shape the the sides
by ian.mcdougall
Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: valve cotters
Replies: 13
Views: 450

Re: valve cotters

Hi Alan At the moment my car has no water pump but i acquired a NOS original heater kit many moons ago and also a water pump.Both will be fitted one day.I hope to start the restoration this year i promise :oops: :oops: As to the water jacket mine seems to sweat water all over when left for some time...